Emma Sills is currently in her first season as a volunteer assistant coach with the UD women's golf program.
Sills was a member of the Delaware women’s golf team during the first five years of the program’s history, appearing in 11 tournaments during her career. She earned the Team Sportsmanship Award during her final two seasons, and also represented the squad on the UD Student-Athlete Advisory Council.
A native of Bear, Del., Sills graduated from Delaware last spring with a degree in English professional writing.
”We are thrilled to have Emma join our staff,” head coach Patty Post said. “She was such a great teammate while on the team, I can only imagine how much positive influence she will bring to our program as a coach. The team is so excited for her to be around practice and offer her wisdom.”
Earned four letters during her five-year Blue Hen career • appeared in 11 tournaments during her career, averaging 87.72 shots per round.
Competed in four tournaments for the Blue Hens • recorded an 85.25 stroke average • tied her career-low round of 82 three times • tied for 48th place at the season-opening Nittany Lion Invitational • also participated in the Rutgers Invitational, Delaware Invitational and River Landing Classic • earned the UD Team Sportsmanship Award • served as a team representative on the UD Student-Athlete Advisory Council.
Participated in the Delaware Invitational and Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate for the Blue Hens • carded her career low round of 82 during the final round of the Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate • earned the UD Team Sportsmanship Award.
Participated in the Delaware Invitational and the dual meet vs. Brown • fired a career-low round of 83 during the second round against Brown.
Did not appear in any tournaments during the season.
Competed in three events for Delaware • averaged 94.33 strokes per round • carded a season-low round of 92 at the Fighting Camel Fall Classic • helped lead Delaware to eight top 10 finishes during the program’s inaugural season.
Earned five letters on the women’s golf team at Red Lion Christian Academy • first team All-Conference selection during each of her final three years • finished 19th in the Delaware High School Championships • also earned four letters with the cross country team • class officer • honor roll student • played on the Philadelphia Junior Tour and Philadelphia College Tour • also participated with DSGA Junior Golf, the International Junior Golf Tour, and the Future Collegiate World Tour.
Emma Rebecca Sills • born August 31, 1992 • daughter of David and Denise Sills • has two brothers, Jahmere and David, and a sister, Abigail • English professional writing major at Delaware with a minor in journalism • enjoys skiing and scuba diving in her free time • father started Eastern Christian Academy which has become one of the top high school football schools in the East.